Drug use in Torn City is optional and effects your player in very specific ways – both good and bad. Drugs can be purchased abroad from the game, or purchased from other players in markets or bazaar.

Last updated 29/5/2018


  • Each drug has separate effects and cooldown periods.
  • As you become addicted, you will experience certain negative effects (see table below).
  • Being addicted will lower the effectiveness of your battle stats.
  • You cannot take another drug while you are still feeling the After Effect from a previous one – aka “Cool Down” period.
  • You can tell how long your After Effect is going to last for by hovering your mouse over the symbol.
  • Check the Items page to see in what locations you can buy what drugs.
  • You can get rid of your addiction by going to Rehab 1 in Switzerland.
  • You can wait for the addiction to wear off over time, but this happens extremely slowly.
  • There are Drug Honors for doing 50 of each drug.


Drug Effects
General Effect Stat Effect Cool Down Overdose Addiction Effects (key) 4
% Education Company*

+ Crime Success rate
+ 0-3 Nerve (Sometimes)
-20% Strength
-25% Defense
-35% Speed
01:00-01:30 05:10-05:30 in Hospital
-100% Energy and Nerve
0.2 490 184

Doubles your Happy None
03:20-03:40 – 100% Happy and Energy 3.0 34 13
Note: The effect lasts until every 15 minute mark (xx:15, xx:30, xx:45, or xx:00), then you will lose it.
When the effect wears off you will retain happy, up to your maximum.

+ Defence
– Speed and Dex
-20% Speed & Dex
+ 50% Defense
00:40-00:90 17:00 in Hospital
– 100% Happy, Nerve, and Energy
Speed and Dex are non-existant until after effects wear off
After Effect: 27:40
1.9 53 20

+ 50 Energy
+ 200-500 Happy
+ 5 Nerve
+30% Strength
+50% Defense
-26% Speed & Dexterity
06:40-07:30 -100% Energy & Nerve
– 50% Happy
6.25 16 6

*Revives You, with 1/2 max Life
+ 50-100 Happy
None 03:20-04:00 No Overdose 2.8 35 12
Note: *If applicable, and not when caused by Radiation Sickness

+ 250-255 Happy +20% Strength
+20% Dexterity
-100% Energy, Nerve & Happy
16:39 in Hospital 7.6 13 5

+ 400-500 Happy
– 25 Energy
-20% All Battle Stats 03:00-04:10 01:40 in hospital
– 100% Energy, Happiness, Nerve
1.6 64 24

+ 50 Happy +20% Speed
-20% Dexterity
04:00-06:00 02:30 in Hospital
Lose all Energy, Happy, Nerve
4.2 24 9

+25% All Battle Stats 03:20-05:50 – 150 Happy 3.3 30 12

+ 250 Energy
+ 75 Happy.
-35% All Battle Stats 06:00-08:00 83:20 in Hospital
Lose all Energy, Happy, Nerve.
11.2 9 3
Note: The effect now lasts until the energy is used.  Energy gain over 1000 is discarded.

Love Juice
Reduces cost of attacking to 10 E +50% Speed
+25% Dexterity
N/A No Overdose ? ? ?
Note: Love Juice only works on Valentine’s Day


1 Rehab Center:
The Rehab Center checks if you have a drug addiction and if you do, it costs $250k to instantly rehabilitate a part of your addiction. The Rehab Centre is located in Switzerland.
2 Changed on 22/03/10. Old Ecstasy overdose effect: You lose all Happiness and your Friends List gets cleared.
The more addicted to drugs you are, the less likely you are to OD.
This was changed in March 09, it no longer applies
4 Thanks to Bogie [148747] for this information!

Addiction Effects 4
Taking any drug will raise your addiction level by a certain amount, causing negative effects.
The addiction ‘%’ displayed is relative- addiction levels can go beyond 100%.
Note that an overdose will result in 2-5x normal addiction levels.
Addiction Level Effect
Any Battle Stat Effectiveness Lowered, relative to your addiction level. OC Effectiveness may be reduced
38% Company Employee Rating drops to 3 Star. Further drug use will drop your rating further.
6-7% Kicked from current Education Course.
? Can’t train in the Gym unless under a drug effect (hit the ‘Glass Door’).


Addiction Effect Key
Note that an overdose will result in 2-5x normal addiction.
% A relative measurement of how much addiction each specific drug adds.
Education How many of each specific drug it will take until you are kicked from your education.
Company* How many of each specific drug it will take until your Company Employee effectiveness drops to 3 stars.